(7) Like the Shadow, Aerosonde is compatible with the Army's OSGCS
. It weighs approximately 70 pounds and has a 12 foot wingspan.
A single Shadow system includes four aircraft; two OSGCS
systems and ground data terminals; four One System Remote Video Terminals, or OSRVTs; a One System portable ground control station; and associated components and support equipment.
The Army is leading the way on interoperability of unmanned aircraft systems through coordination with other Services on the development of the OSRVT, OSGCS
, Raven, Shadow, and ERMP systems.